RCC Honors History Project

Posted by rccaahistory on September 20, 2009

This Website has many documents, about one a page which seem to corroborate the statements Townsend says.
For example, Pocahontas was very young, and the Indians where not as savage as the are sometimes portrayed.

http://www.ushistory.org/us/2e.asp

Here shows the letter John Smith sent to Dale
(this link on page 307-315)
http://books.google.com/books?id=0iZy2AMtBvoC&pg=PA258&lpg=PA258&dq=historical+documents+pocahontas+was+baptized&source=bl&ots=FyEx6g8rSK&sig=dbL7JrdHNCFTlTOPriijSjZeqoo&hl=en&ei=2mu0SqbFFJTOsQO0i_3RDA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=7#v=onepage&q=&f=false

The Thanksgiving Proclamation depicts the way American Natives where satired in theater as on page 146 in the book.

http://www.law.ou.edu/ushistory/thanksgiv.shtml

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